National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1452
Subject/Title:
Stauffer, Emma Pennypacker (1854-1928)
Artist:Stauffer, Edna Pennypacker
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:
Image Dimensions:21 1/2 x 15 1/2
Materials/Media:Oil
Date Documented:6 June 2008
Condition:Fair to Good

Description:Subject is an older woman facing slightly left and looking in that same direction. Her grey hair is pulled up to a knot on the top of her head and she is wearing a dark coat with a high fur collar. She has a pearl drop earring in her visible right ear and appears to be wearing a pendant of a larger stone of the same color. Her blouse, eye color, and background are all blue.
History of Work:Painted in Lansdown, Pennsylvania. Damaged and has had a hole repaired.
Notes:Subject is great-grandmother of owner.

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